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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through March 2019.

Exports: Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings

Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings, the No. 313 export by value totaled $62.43 million for the month of March, $171.07 million through March of 2019, and $751.94 million for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Canada$113.2 M
2Mexico$19.87 M
3Australia$6.45 M
4United Kingdom$3.02 M
5China$2.59 M
6India$2.51 M
7New Zealand$2.03 M
8Saudi Arabia$1.67 M
9South Korea$1.4 M
10United Arab Emirates$1.25 M
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January – March 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $171.07 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $40,214,562
2Low-Valued Imports and Exports $25,403,373
3Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. $16,394,596
4Port Laredo $14,742,695
5Port of Savannah, Ga. $14,102,279
6Port of Charleston $12,605,482
7Buffalo Peace Bridge, NY $12,411,163
8Blaine / Surrey Border Crossing, Wash. $8,101,443
9Port Huron Blue Water Bridge, Mich. $5,324,843
10Nogales Border Crossing, Ariz. $3,817,041

U.S. exports of Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings decreased 5.56 percent through March to $171.07 million

U.S. exports of Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings decreased 5.56 percent from $181.15 million to $171.07 million through the first three months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 313 through March among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 300 for the last full year with a total value of $751.94 million, a $34.09 million, 4.34 percent decrease from the 2017 total.

Through March of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 United Kingdom and No. 5 China. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 Australia, No. 4 China and No. 5 New Zealand. The leading gateways were No. 1 Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich., No. 2 Low-Valued Imports and Exports, No. 3 Pembina Border Crossing, N.D., No. 4 Port of Savannah, Ga. and No. 5 Port Laredo.

January – March 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Canada $113,204,994
2Mexico $19,873,674
3Australia $6,451,199
4United Kingdom $3,017,081
5China $2,592,881
6India $2,513,010
7New Zealand $2,030,264
8Saudi Arabia $1,666,150
9South Korea $1,403,224
10United Arab Emirates $1,252,415

January – March 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Detroit $59,074,098
2Low Value Shipments $32,955,632
3Pembina, N.D. $26,370,828
4Atlanta/Savannah $22,028,775
5Buffalo $20,673,842
6Laredo $20,143,017
7Charleston $16,450,596
8Seattle $10,971,030
9Phoenix/Nogales $4,071,192
10Miami $3,942,165

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first three months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. fell 0.19 percent compared to last year to $40.21 million.
  • Low-Valued Imports and Exports fell 5.62 percent compared to last year to $25.4 million.
  • Pembina Border Crossing, N.D. fell 10.07 percent compared to last year to $16.39 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 5.97 percent compared to last year to $14.74 million.
  • Port of Savannah, Ga. fell 2.13 percent compared to last year to $14.1 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 Canada decreased $11.67 million, 9.34 percent, (66.17 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Mexico increased $1.3 million, 7 percent, (11.62 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Australia increased $1.91 million, 42.15 percent, (3.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 United Kingdom decreased $38,065, 1.25 percent, (1.76 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 China decreased $949,609, 26.81 percent, (1.52 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 84.84 percent of all these Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through March of this year. That is equal to $145.14 million of the $171.07 million total.

All totaled, 64.8 percent of all these Carpets, other tufted textile floor coverings exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through March of this year. That is equal to $110.86 million of the $171.07 million total